As the 1st European investment bank in EMEA, we support our Corporate client base in their development, providing strategic advice and first-class access to financing and transaction banking services. We see our role as bridge builders between our broad and long-standing Corporates client base and trusted Institutional Investors, leveraging on teams combining global reach, sectorial expertise and local knowledge.
Coverage & Industry Groups
Because Corporates want to interact with bankers who understand their business, our coverage set-up is anchored locally and backed by specialized coverage and industry groups experts, bringing advisory and financing knowledge in each of the following sectors:
- Consumer, Retail & Healthcare
- Infrastructure, Energy, Natural resources and Transportation
- Technology, Media and Telecom
- Real Estate
Equity & Debt Markets
Our Equity & Debt Markets professionals work hand in hand, ensuring alignment of all activities across origination, structuring and syndication. Product neutrality guarantees the delivery of the financing solution that best fit our Corporate Clients needs, while integration with the syndicate facilitates distribution.
We help our Corporate Clients raise equity or equity-linked capital, via IPOs, rights issues, block trades, convertible or exchangeable bonds, to facilitate acquisitions, separations, disposals and other financings.
Our teams provide advisory services and structuring in ECM, leveraging the Exane BNP Paribas equity brokerage platform in EMEA, as well as distribution and research services for equity issuers across major sectors and geographies.
Our Debt Capital markets team operate an origination platform providing solutions to Corporate Clients across loans & bonds, for both Investment grade and highly leveraged companies.
The team is complemented by a strong Syndicate, coordinating the distribution of loans, bonds and Equity issuances to a wide network of investors.
BNP Paribas’ reputation as an M&A advisor of choice has been built on the back of an excellent track record of originating and successfully executing tailor-made transactions. Our highly experienced professionals across the globe strive to offer insightful advice on all types of mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets transactions. Investment Banking teams provide M&A advisory services to BNP Paribas’ corporate, institutional, equity sponsor and government clients through sector expertise and local intelligence
Our Origination & Structuring teams are advising clients on risk transfer solutions, through securitization vehicles for relevant and granular asset classes, providing financing when needed.
Our Real Assets division supports the real economy growth, playing a leading role in advising, financing, and supporting Clients‘ development in a wide range of major economic sectors: energy, infrastructure, export, transportation, real estate, natural resources…
In particular, we accompany our Corporate Clients in their environmental transformation journey, providing them with innovative and sustainable financing solutions.
World’s Best Bank for Corporates
“The firm was instrumental in reopening financial markets after the coronavirus shutdown.“ Euromoney
Against the challenging backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic, BNP Paribas has remained at the service of corporate clients and has been named the ‘World’s Best Bank for Corporates’ in the 2020 Euromoney Global Awards for Excellence, as well as ‘World’s Best Bank for Financial Inclusion’. The Corporates award recognises the continued agility, commitment and focus of the bank’s teams as a trusted partner offering support to corporates as they navigate these unprecedented times.
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